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1

What cancers alpha-fetoprotein is a marker of?

  • hepetocollular 
  • testicular 

2

Which cancers is Beta-HCG marker of?

  • testicular 
  • choriocarcinoma

3

What cancers is CA 125 a marker of?

*which benign condition

  • ovarian
  • endometrial
  • breast 

*endometriosis

4

What cancer is CA 15-3 marker of?

breast

5

What cancers is CA 19-9 a marker of?

  • pancreatic
  • biliary tract

6

What cancer is a calcitonin a marker of?

  • medullary thyroid cancer

7

What cancer is a carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA)    a marker of?

colorectal

8

What cancer is monoclonal IgG (paraprotein) a marker of?

Multiple myeloma 

9

What cancer is a neurone specific enolase a marker of?

Small cell lung cancer

10

What cancers is Placental Alkaline Phosphatase a marker of?

  • ovarian 
  • testicular 

11

What cancer is a PSA (prostate-specific antigen) a marker of?

prostate cancer 

12

What cancer is S-100 a marker of?

malignant melanoma 

13

What cancer is Thyroglobulin a marker of?

thyroid tumors